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Newry van bomb investigation - car appeal

21 Apr 2011

Detectives from Serious Crime Branch investigating the van bomb left under the A1 Dublin Road at Newry on Thursday 7th April 2011 are appealing for information about a car they believe may have been used in the attack.

It's a blue Ford Fiesta, registration number GCZ 7682, which was last seen on the day the van was abandoned.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of the car is asked to call the incident room on 028 9056 1912. Detectives are also keen to speak to people who were in the area of Patrick Street, Newry at around 10.30pm that same Thursday night.


They are particularly keen to identify a man using the phone box outside the Eastern Campus of the South Eastern Regional College.

If anyone has information that may assist the investigation, please call the incident room on 028 9056 1912 or information can be given anonymously through the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.